The e-money would mark Kenya’s official entry into the space of cryptocurrencies.
The social media giant’s co-founder has been distinguishing himself from people like Mark Zuckerberg who seem set to stay in traditional companies.
While cryptocurrencies have exploded in value, so has this sub-genre that mimicks real-world assets like the US dollar.
Like fiat currencies, cryptocurrencies have no fundamental value. So what is the value of Bitcoin?
Nigeria can pull off its newly introduced digital currency but there are concerns that must be addressed for its smooth operations.
Ethereum’s Altair upgrade is about to go live, in a big step towards a faster, greener ethereum 2.0.
The launch of a new fund has brought new investors to the party.
Buying Bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies directly can be fraught. Exchange-traded funds take away some risks, but increase others. Here’s what you need to know.
The country became the first to make bitcoin a formal part of its payments system, but whether it’ll catch on is another story.
Decentralized finance makes it easier for virtually anyone to take advantage of financial markets without the need for a bank, but there are new risks as well.
Financial regulators are increasingly concerned about stablecoins, a type of cryptocurrency tied to an asset like the US dollar.
Make 10,000 sheets of coloured dots and give them each a corresponding NFT, and what do you have?
Some alternative cryptocurrencies, called ‘altcoins’, demand far less electrical power than bitcoin.
Both Spacs and bitcoin went rocketing up in price only to come crashing back down. And that’s not all they have in common.
Operators like BlockFi and Nexo offer rates that are north of 9%.
El Salvador has become the first nation in the world to make Bitcoin legal tender. So what exactly is President Nayib Bukele thinking?
El Salvador has become the first country to adopt bitcoin as legal tender. This is a noble idea, but unworkable in the long term.
Chinese bitcoin mining could consume as much energy as the whole of the UK by 2024.
It’s time to shift focus away from bitcoin and to pay more attention to other blockchain projects promising to make real contributions to the world.
Tesla’s stance has also shone the spotlight further onto the carbon footprint of cryptocurrency – an issue that will not go away soon.